South Dakota

Police Searching For Armed Robber

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.– Sioux Falls Police were called to the area of West 12th Street and South Ebenezer Ave. for a robbery at a local business shortly before 12:30 a.m. Friday morning. The suspect threatened staff with a firearm and demanded money, then fled with an undisclosed amount. The suspect is described as an unknown race male, 6’3”, and medium…

Help vs. Hinder: When SF Police Decide To Release Suspect Information

Authorities Release Robbery Suspects Name, Picture Following 3 Casino Robberies In 4 Days

Authorities continue to search for the suspect involved in at least one casino robbery in Sioux Falls. They’re looking for 27-year-old Angel Emilo Provincial. Police released his name to the public Wednesday after a $50,000 warrant was put out for his arrest. They hope it will help rather than hinder efforts to find him. Police say tips from the public…

Expert: South Dakota Won’t Feel Big Economic Impact From Recent Hurricane Activity

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. – An economics professor at Augustana University says South Dakota likely won’t see any huge negative effects due to the recent hurricanes. Robert Wright, the Nef Family Chair of Political Economy, says that gas prices will probably continue to rise a little, only because some oil refineries in Texas were shut down as a result of Hurricane…

Police: Man Broke Into Sioux Falls Home, Found In Utility Room Eating Cheese

An Elk Point man is behind bars after police say he broke into a Sioux Falls home, and was found in a utility room eating shredded cheese. Twenty-year-old Derick Neuman is charged with burglary, resisting arrest, and underage consumption. Police say a teenager was sleeping in the living room at around 2:30 a.m. Thursday. They say the 15-year-old heard Neuman…

Someone You Should Know: The Veterinarian Who Never Sleeps, Or Stops Treating Patients

SIOUX FALLS – For many of us, 40 hours a week is long enough. But not for one local Veterinarian who works 80 to 100 hours a week. When he’s not at the clinic or taking care of his cattle, he’s traveling, sometimes treating animals overseas. “I get bored sleeping. I like being up. I like doing things,” said McIntyre….

Police Searching For Suspect In Latest Armed Robbery

  SIOUX FALLS, S.D. –  The Sioux Falls Police Department responded to an armed robbery of a business near 26th Street and Minnesota Ave. The initial investigation showed a male, armed with a handgun, demanded cash and fled the business with an undetermined amount of money. Police say the suspect was in the business for some time before moving towards…

Sioux Falls Police Saturate School Zones On First Day

With the new school year kicking off in Sioux Falls, police are saturating school zones. It’s not just School Resource Officers doing this, the department is also pulling in traffic officers from different shifts. “Good morning,” said Sioux Falls Police Officer Craig Boetel as he waves to a kid. “That’s one of the nice things about working in the grade…

Police Searching For Suspects After 2 Casinos Robbed Over Weekend

Police say they’re searching for the suspects after two Sioux Falls casinos were robbed over the weekend. The first robbery occurred Saturday morning at Deuces Casino on North West Avenue. Police say a man walked into the casino with dark colored clothing, a black hat, and a bandana over his face. They say he pointed a gun at a couple…

Authorities Arrest Two From Cuba In Baltic Credit Card Skimmer Case

Authorities have arrested two people who they believe are behind the credit card skimmers placed on the pumps at two gas stations in Baltic. Thirty-year-old’s Dairon Rodriguez and Darcy Quintero, both from Cuba, are charged with forgery, ID theft, and using fraudulent credit cards. After releasing surveillance footage of the two at a local Walmart last week, the Minnehaha County…

SF Police: Person Selling Gun Accidentally Shoots Potential Buyer

A man is behind bars after police say he accidentally shot the man to whom he was trying to sell a gun. Fifty-nine-year-old Agustin Perez of Sioux Falls is charged with possession of a firearm while intoxicated and reckless discharge of a firearm. Police say they were called to a home on the 500 block of North Indiana Avenue early…

No Injures Reported In Early Morning Garage Fire

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.– No injuries were reported in an early morning garage fire. Sioux Falls Fire Rescue were called to the neighborhood of 1100 block of North Main Ave for reports of smoke shortly before 1:30 a.m. Tuesday morning. First-arriving crews located smoke and flames coming from a garage fire at 1122 North Minnesota Ave. The fire was under control…

Sioux Falls Business Donating Portion Of Sales To Family Of Homicide Victim

A Sioux Falls restaurant is reaching out after a teenager was gunned down last week. The Barrel House is donating to the family of Riley Stonehouse. A portion of its sales will help pay for funeral expenses. The Barrel House Manager Alicia Severson said, “Every Monday, we take 10 percent of our gross sales and we donate to local charities…

Nurse Arrested Then Released In Utah After Refusing To Give Blood Draw To Police

Local Attorney, Officer Talk Legal Rights In SD

Some disturbing video released this week is taking over social media. The video shows a Utah Nurse being placed in handcuffs after she refused to allow a police officer to draw blood from an unconscious patient. The nurse says the officer didn’t have a warrant or meet the criteria needed for taking blood. She was released shortly after and never…

Inside The World Of Imagenetics: Sanford Health To Open New Building

In 2014, T. Denny Sanford donated $125 million to establish the Imagenetics Program at Sanford Health. Three years later, the 100,000-square-foot building dedicated to the program is almost complete. If the video board on the outside doesn’t get your attention, one step inside the Imagenetics building on 22nd Street and Grange Avenue in Sioux Falls will. The center of the…

Dog Flu Or Kennel Cough? Sioux Falls Vet Says Only One Has Hit South Dakota

Kentucky, Texas, and Florida have all seen recent cases of the Canine Influenza Virus. In the last month, the Dog Flu has spread to the Midwest with eight confirmed cases in Minnesota. It has yet to make its way to South Dakota, vets are seeing similar symptoms. Dr. Mike McIntyre at Sioux Nation Pet Clinic says people get scared when…

FULL STORY: Click Rain CEO Joins Crowded Race For Sioux Falls Mayor

There are now more than a half-dozen people vying for Mike Huether’s job in the race for Sioux Falls Mayor in 2018. Paul TenHaken became the seventh Tuesday morning, officially announcing his candidacy in front of a huge audience in downtown Sioux Falls. “We live, in my opinion, in the greatest city in the world. Do you agree with that?’”…

Mayweather vs. McGregor: Local Gym Weighs In On What Fight Means To MMA, Boxing

Las Vegas has been preparing for the super fight for months. Now it’s finally going to happen. Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather and MMA Star Conor McGregor will face off Saturday night in the city’s T-Mobile Arena. Not only is Sin City keeping a close eye on the fight, so are gyms across the nation. Next Edge Academy Owner Bruce Hoyer…